Scripps Networks Interactive’s six cable channels were all up for the quarter on a total day basis. HGTV enjoyed its second highest rated Q2 and third highest rated quarter ever, ranking as 2Q16’s top cable network among upscale W25-54 in prime and June’s top cable network among W25-54 in prime.
Travel Channel ratings grew 11 percent among P25-54 in primetime, marking its third straight quarter of year-over-year growth (and eight consecutive months of growth).
Both Cooking Channel (up 15 percent) and DIY Network (up 13 percent) experienced their best quarter ever among P25-54 in prime, and with a 54 percent jump among P25-54 in prime, and Great American Country celebrated its best quarter since 2008.
The season of Food Network’s Food Network Star to date has been seen by nearly 24 million P2+ viewers and ranks 4th in its timeslot across all ad-supported cable.